20th Conference (2023)

Program Abstracts Proceedings


The Institute for Linguistic Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint Petersburg, Russia) is pleased to announce the 20th Conference on Typology and Grammar for Young Scholars, which will be held in Saint Petersburg, 23–25 November 2023.

Invited Speakers:

  • Ilja A. Seržant (Independent researcher), “Towards diachronic typology of DOM”

  • Yury Koryakov (HSE University; IL RAS), “Where data for language maps come from?”

Submissions from young researchers (35 years old and younger) working in any area of linguistic typology, corpus linguistics, grammar and phonology are welcome. Each talk selected for presentation will be allotted 20 minutes followed by 10 minutes of discussion. The official languages of the conference are Russian and English. Abstracts can be written in either language. Note that the abstract should not exceed 4000 characters (counting spaces), excluding references and abbreviations, otherwise it will be rejected on formal grounds. In the abstract, please specify the problem, methods and findings of the research. One individual may be involved in a maximum of two abstracts (maximum of one as sole author). 

The deadline for abstract submission is 9 September 2023. Anonymous abstracts should be submitted via the conference website.

All inquiries can be addressed to the conference email box: youngconfspb@gmail.com.

The decision of the Organizing Committee on acceptance/rejection of submissions will be announced to authors no later than 26 September 2023.

There is no participation fee.

The conference will most probably be held both onsite (Institute for Linguistic Studies RAS in Saint Petersburg, Russia) and online (Zoom), this information will be updated later. If needed, online participation will be possible for all accepted presentations.

Conference email: youngconfspb@gmail.com.

Conference website: https://youngconfspb.com/e/main.

For submissions in English: https://youngconfspb.com/e/abstract-submission.

For submissions in Russian: https://youngconfspb.com/podacha-tezisov.

Important Dates:

Submission deadline: 9 September 2023

Notification of acceptance: no later than 26 September 2023

Conference: 23–25 November 2023

Organizing Committee:

Elizaveta Zabelina, Junior Research Fellow, ILS RAS (Chair)

Natalia Logvinova, Junior Research Fellow, ILS RAS (Secretary)

Polina Artemieva, Research Assistant, ILS RAS

Maksim Fedotov, Junior Research Fellow, ILS RAS

Olga Kuznetsova, Research Fellow, ILS RAS

Artemii Kuznetsov, University of Oxford

Valeriya Modina, Research Assistant, ILS RAS

Natalia Zaika, Senior Research Fellow, ILS RAS